Parowan School

  • Parowan School serves 394 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the Utah state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Utah state average of 25%.

School Overview

  • Parowan School's student population of 394 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students394 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Parowan School's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Parowan School is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (UT)
Overall School Rank#215 out of 932 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
4%
17%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
94%
75%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Parowan School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in UT.
Diversity Score0.120.30
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIron School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school to Parowan School is Parowan High School (0.1 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Enoch School (12.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Parowan Parowan High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 339 students
    0.1 miles
    50 W 100 N, Po Box 337
    Parowan, UT 84761
    (435)477-3366
    0.1 7-12 339
  • Cedar City Enoch School
    Grades: K-5 | 569 students
    12.1 miles
    4701 N Wagon Wheel Dr
    Cedar City, UT 84721
    (435)586-2855
    12.1 K-5 569
  • Cedar City Gateway Preparatory Academy Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 672 students
    14.3 miles
    201 E Thoroughbred Way
    Cedar City, UT 84721
    (435)867-5558
    14.3 K-8 672
  • Cedar City Fiddlers Canyon School
    Grades: K-5 | 543 students
    15.1 miles
    475 E 1935 N
    Cedar City, UT 84721
    (435)586-2860
    15.1 K-5 543
  • Cedar City Three Peaks Pre School Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 149 students
    15.1 miles
    1521 W Midvalley Road
    Cedar City, UT 84720
    (435)867-4288
    15.1 PK 149

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